Winnipeg’s Roster Analysis Part III: Defensemen

Part III. Defensemen Winnipeg has a very, very impressive young base on defense.  The team’s best all-around defenseman as of today is arguably Tobias Enstrom.  The Swedish defender will remind Winnipeggers of Teppo Numminen—goes about his business the right way, smart player and perennially underrated.  Enstrom is joined by Roseau, Minnesota’s Dustin Byfuglien.  “Big Buff” […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Columns,Features,Illegal Curve News,Jets Columns,Roster Analysis,Winnipeg Jets on June 1, 2011

Winnipeg’s Roster Analysis Part II: Restricted Free Agents & Cap Situation

Part II.  Restricted Free Agents & Cap Situation: Next let’s identify the team’s restricted free agents.  Led by two-time Stanley Cup champion Andrew Ladd, Winnipeg will have some work to do when it comes to signing their own free agent forwards. Player Age Approximate cap hit Andrew Ladd 25 ? Blake Wheeler 24 ? Ben […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Columns,Features,Illegal Curve News,Jets Columns,Roster Analysis,Winnipeg Jets,Winnipeg Jets RFA Analysis on June 1, 2011

Breaking News: NHL hockey returns to Winnipeg and Illegal Curve is your #1 source for hockey news in Winnipeg

It is now official. The day the people of Winnipeg have been waiting for since April 28th, 1996.  The NHL is returning to the city of Winnipeg and we here at Illegal Curve are going to be your #1 source for news about the new Winnipeg NHL franchise.  Before we turn the page and look […]

Posted by curve in Columns,Illegal Curve News,The new Illegalcurve.com,Winnipeg Jets on May 31, 2011

The IllegalCurve.Com Radio Show is on the air!

The IllegalCurve.com Radio Show is on the Air! We are on tonight from 5PM-8PM CST breaking down Team Canada’s Olympic Roster announcement. Listen at 92.9 KICK FM in Winnipeg or by clicking the radio icon in the top right corner. Call us at (204) 780-KICK(5425) or email drew@illegalcurve.com

Posted by Drew Mindell in Illegal Curve News on December 30, 2009